(July-August 1963)

DC, 1956 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date:
1963-05-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Robert Kanigher
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Only Sgt. Rock tryout. On sale date from Blackhawk #186.


Sergeants Aren't Born--! (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
war

["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance..."] (Table of Contents: 1)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Sergeants Aren't Born--! (Table of Contents: 2)

Sgt. Rock / comic story / 23.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

From the strip in Our Army at War. Origin retold. Story in four parts: unnumbered part one (5.67 pp.), Part Two (5.67 pp.), Part Three (5.67 pp.), Part 4 (6.67 pp.).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the bottom of page 6 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

80 Page Giant Magazine; Batman / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 6 of the main story sequence.

["The five Mohawk arrowheads..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

Regimental Shields / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 7 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Tootsie Roll Pop / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

At the bottom of page 12 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Palisades Amusement Park / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 12 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Zenith Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately following page 12 of the main story sequence.

A Tree Grows on Second Street (Table of Contents: 9)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Letterese

Genre:
advocacy

Indexer Notes

On the page immediately preceding page 13 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Tootsie Roll Fudge / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

At the bottom of page 18 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher [as Sgt. Rock]
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Roy Winters, Conrad Weitz, Jimmy Westlake, Bruce D. Wheeler, Don Sunderling, Peter Steiner.

On the page between page 18 and page 19 of the main story sequence.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Sea Devils / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Cover repro significantly different from actual printed version.

Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations (Table of Contents: 13)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Convoy Terror / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Task Force / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Wallace Brown, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Sergeants Aren't Born--!
    Sgt. Rock
  2. 1. ["Hi! Boys and girls, here is your big chance..."]
  3. 2. Sergeants Aren't Born--!
    Sgt. Rock
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    80 Page Giant Magazine; Batman
  6. 5. ["The five Mohawk arrowheads..."]
    Regimental Shields
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Pop
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Zenith Company
  10. 9. A Tree Grows on Second Street
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll Fudge
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Sgt. Rock's Combat Corner
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Sea Devils
  14. 13. Fight Global Air Battles with Planes of All Nations
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Convoy Terror
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Task Force
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Wallace Brown, Inc.
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